UCMAS is a child development program that boosts brainpower through Mental Maths and Abacus in children aged 4-13. We believe the UCMAS program extends the child Beyond Maths. Along with strengthening Maths skills, the UCMAS approach promotes whole brain development and establishes foundational building blocks like memory, concentration, creativity and problem solving. These critical 21st Century skills inspire every child with greater confidence and success in all subject areas, competitive exams and day to day activities.
Our exciting classes and passionate instructors ensure that our students have fun as they learn. Since 1993, UCMAS has helped over one million children around the world Discover the Genius Within. UCMAS is now being introduced to Australia for the first time.
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UCMAS applies innovative pedagogical techniques developed by program specialists that include child development experts and child psychologists to leverage educational trends and maintain a world class quality program that deliver the maximum benefits to our students.
UCMAS promotes whole brain development by stimulating both sides of the brain using an innovative mental math program utilizing the Abacus as a teaching tool. By learning to perform mental calculations quickly and accurately, students aged 4-13 expand their mental capacity and develop skills such as multitasking, time management, memory concentration, memory retention and problem solving – skills that are crucial to success in all areas of study and daily life.
Did you know?
When the children have acquired an astonishing calculation speed, it is actually only the end result of having developed the following mental abilities : concentration, observation, visualization, imagination and memory.
The development and use of both hemispheres of the brain promotes
- Speed and accuracy of thinking not only when calculating the Abacus
- Memory Capacity
- Creativity, Concentration and Retention
- Intuitive and visual thinking
- Photographic Memory
- The ability to solve problems
- Builds self confidence
- Provides a solid foundation for overall Academic success
- Ability to complete mathematical tasks with speed and accuracy
Mental math is a building block for future success in all areas of study. Students learn to focus for sustained periods, to manage their time while completing long series of sums, to think in pictures, as well as, logically and to concentrate on more than one task at the same time while performing at a high standard. These are crucial life skills that students will use again and again. The program activates key cognitive functions such as memory, attention, perception, symbolic learning and reasoning. UCMAS students become motivated learners – the best route to success in academics and beyond.
UCMAS demands self-discipline and promotes the joy of lifelong learning and self-discovery. To succeed takes practice and commitment from the student, plus active support from the family. But the payoff is worth it.
At UCMAS, students: Multitask, Solve problems, Identify key information, Time-Management, Concentrate on complex instructions, Imagine the Abacus in their visual memory, Perform complex mathematical calculations, Think in pictures to boost memory and recall.